PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
The daughter of an Imperial scientist joins the Rebel Alliance in a risky move to steal the plans for the Death Star.
According to Ralph McQuarrie, the design for Darth Vader's castle was based on the shape of a tuning key, symbolizing the turning to the dark side. The Jedha temple was also based on the same shape but is coloured in white as opposed to the castle's... ...
Lyra Erso: We know.
Galen Erso: Jyn, gather your things. It's time.
When the actual Death Star schematic is shown on a screen, it has an error - the superlaser dish is shown on the equatorial trench; it is actually above this trench, not on it. This may be a deliberate error done as a throwback to Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope, which has the same apparent goof.
Hidden in the credits is the title "Keeper of the Holocron." A Holocron is a cube-like artifact used by the Jedi to store information that were first mentioned in the Dark Horse comic book series 'Dark Empire. On the official Star Wars site Leland Chee was in charge of continuity and received the honorary title of 'Keeper of the Holocron'.
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